Events Calendar

Events Calendar

2015-16 Season

 
May 12-15: Cyrus Chestnut
 
May 19-22: Cassandra Wilson
 
May 26-29: Preservation Hall Jazz Band
Yemen Blues
 
Jun 8: Yemen Blues
California Honey Drops
 
Jun 9-10: CA Honeydrops
Los Van Van
 
Jun 10: Los Van Van
Freshlyground
 
Jun 14: Freshlyground
Roy Ayers
 
Jun 18: Roy Ayers
McCoy Tyner & Chick Corea
 
Jun 19: McCoy Tyner Tribute

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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
May 2016
May 12 7:00pm 8:30pm

Soul Brother Cool

Cyrus Chestnut

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 13 7:00pm 8:30pm

Soul Brother Cool

Cyrus Chestnut

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 14 7:00pm 8:30pm

Soul Brother Cool

Cyrus Chestnut

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 15 7:00pm 8:30pm

Soul Brother Cool

Cyrus Chestnut

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 15 7:30pm

Showcase Concert

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars Orchestra & Combo

Miner Auditorium

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May 16 7:30pm

Free Concert Showcase!

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium

FREE EVENT!
May 19 7:30pm

Coming Forth By Day

Cassandra Wilson:
Music of Billie Holiday

Miner Auditorium

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May 19 8:00pm 9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Kasey Knudsen
plays Jackie McLean's
Let Freedom Ring

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 20 7:30pm

Coming Forth By Day

Cassandra Wilson:
Music of Billie Holiday

Miner Auditorium

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May 21 11:00am

Fats Waller Birthday

Family Matinee:
Daniel Handler, Marcus Shelby
& Friends

Miner Auditorium

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May 21 7:30pm

Coming Forth By Day

Cassandra Wilson:
Music of Billie Holiday

Miner Auditorium

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May 22 4:00pm

Coming Forth By Day

Cassandra Wilson:
Music of Billie Holiday

Miner Auditorium

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May 26 7:30pm

That's It!

Preservation Hall Jazz Band
w/ Yosvany Terry

Miner Auditorium

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May 27 7:30pm

That's It!

Preservation Hall Jazz Band
w/ Ernan Lopez-Nussa

Miner Auditorium

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May 28 7:30pm

That's It!

Preservation Hall Jazz Band
w/ Shovels & Rope

Miner Auditorium

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May 29 7:30pm

That's It!

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Miner Auditorium

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June 2016
Jun 04 7:00pm

Visiting Presenter

Emmy 2016

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 07 5:00pm

Live Music + Movies

34th Annual
San Francisco
Jazz Festival
Kick-Off Party!

Corner of Hayes
& Octavia Streets

FREE EVENT!
Jun 08 7:30pm

Middle Eastern Soul

Yemen Blues

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 08 8:00pm 9:30pm

Boogie & Blues

Davina & the Vagabonds

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 09 7:30pm

Roots Party Band

California Honeydrops

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 09 8:00pm 9:30pm

Boogie & Blues

Davina & the Vagabonds

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 10 7:00pm 9:30pm

Cuban Music Legends

Los Van Van

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 10 7:30pm

Roots Party Band

California Honeydrops

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 10 8:00pm 9:30pm

French Jazz Vocalist

Cyrille Aimée

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 11 7:30pm

Bitches Brew to Tutu

Miles Electric
feat. Sean Jones
& Antoine Roney, John Beasley,
Blackbyrd McKnight, Darryl Jones

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 11 8:00pm

GRAMMY-Winning Big Band

Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 11 8:00pm 9:30pm

French Jazz Vocalist

Cyrille Aimée

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 12 4:00pm

Young Piano Sensation

Joey Alexander Trio
—Members-only show

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 12 7:30pm

Master Saxophonist

Ravi Coltrane & "The Void"

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 12 8:00pm 9:30pm

Snarky Puppy Keyboardist

Cory Henry

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 13 7:30pm

Contemporary Jazz All-Stars

Fourplay

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 13 8:00pm 9:30pm

Snarky Puppy Keyboardist

Cory Henry

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 14 7:30pm

South African Stars

Freshlyground

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 14 8:00pm 9:30pm

Hot Jazz Trumpet

Bria Skonberg

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 15 7:30pm

One-Woman Orchestra

Zoë Keating

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 15 8:00pm 9:30pm

Bay Area Gypsy Jazz

Gaucho

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 16 7:30pm

Norwegian Piano Giant

Tord Gustavsen

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 16 8:00pm 9:30pm

Space, Time, Continuum

Aaron Diehl Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 17 7:30pm

Landmarks

Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 17 8:00pm 9:30pm

Cutting Edge Producer

Taylor McFerrin

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 18 7:30pm

Soul Jazz Legend

Roy Ayers

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 18 8:00pm 9:30pm

Spontaneous Inventions

Claudia Quintet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 19 2:00pm

Vince Guaraldi Tribute

Larry Vuckovich

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 19 7:30pm

Allen Toussaint Tribute

Stanton Moore w/ Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 19 8:00pm

Tribute to the Master

McCoy Tyner Tribute
w/ Chick Corea, Kenny Barron,
Joe Lovano, Marcus Roberts,
Benny Green, Geri Allen,
Taylor Eigsti & special appearance
by McCoy Tyner

Davies Symphony Hall

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Jun 19 8:00pm 9:30pm

Spontaneous Inventions

Claudia Quintet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 23 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Afrolicious

Stanford Shopping Center

Jun 30 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Mara Hruby

Stanford Shopping Center

July 2016
Jul 01 7:30pm

Music of Michael Jackson

SFJAZZ Collective

Sonoma State University, Green Music Center

Jul 07 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Stanford Jazz Workshop

Stanford Shopping Center

Jul 11 1:00pm

Digital Lab Bootcamp

Digital Lab:
Digital Music Production
w/Logic Pro X 

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Jul 13 7:30pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

The Music of Cole Porter
w/ Pamela Rose

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 14 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Midtown Social

Stanford Shopping Center

Jul 14 7:00pm 8:30pm

Contemporary Folk Trio

T Sisters

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 14 7:30pm

Porgy & Bess

Jamie Davis & Clairdee

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 15 7:00pm 8:30pm

Beyond The Standards

Grace Kelly

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 15 7:30pm

Blues People

Kim Nalley

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 16 7:00pm 8:30pm

The Music of Hugh Martin

Denise Perrier

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 16 7:30pm

Great American Politic

Paula West

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 17 4:00pm 6:00pm7:30pm

Sondheim Re-Imagined

Anthony de Mare

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 17 7:00pm

American Road

Tierney Sutton

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 18 1:00pm

Digital Lab Boot Camp

Pro Tools 101:
From Mic to DAW

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Jul 21 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

North Beach Brass Band

Stanford Shopping Center

Jul 21 7:00pm 8:30pm

Latin Hip-Hop

Boogat

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 21 7:30pm

Mexican Vocal Star

Ximena

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 22 7:00pm 8:30pm

Modern Cumbia Band

Viento Callejero

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 22 7:30pm

Latin American Soul

La Santa Cecilia

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 23 7:00pm 9:30pm

Bullets and Chocolate

Lila Downs

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 23 7:00pm 8:30pm

Eterno Retorno

Diana Gameros

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 24 7:00pm 8:30pm

Soulful Sounds of Mexico

Los Cenzontles

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 24 7:30pm

Bullets and Chocolate

Lila Downs

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 26 7:30pm

Voodoo Funk

Dr. John

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 27 7:30pm

Voodoo Funk

Dr. John

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 28 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Sun Hop Fat

Stanford Shopping Center

Jul 28 7:30pm

Zydeco Kings

Buckwheat Zydeco & C.J. Chenier

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 28 8:00pm 9:30pm

Future Brass

Brass Magic

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 29 7:30pm

Voodoo Funk

Dr. John

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 29 8:00pm 9:30pm

Jazz Funk Trio

Mo'Fone

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 30 7:30pm

Voodoo Funk

Dr. John
—Members-only show

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 30 8:00pm 9:30pm

Second Line Legacy

New Breed Brass Band

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 31 7:00pm

New Orleans Royalty

Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 31 8:00pm 9:30pm

Spirit of New Orleans

Bourbon Kings
Brass Band

Joe Henderson Lab

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August 2016
Aug 01 1:00pm

Digital Lab Boot Camp

Audio Production and Remixing with Ableton Live

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Aug 04 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Jacqui Sutton's Frontier Jazz Trio

Stanford Shopping Center

Aug 04 7:30pm

Ground Up

Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 05 7:30pm

Ground Up

Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 06 11:00am

World Drum Weekend

Samba Le Le: Brazilian Carnaval Family Workshop
w/ Ami Molinelli & Zack Pitt-Smith

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 1:00pm

World Drum Weekend

Kpanlogo Dance-Drumming Party
w/ CK Ladzekpo

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 3:00pm

World Drum Weekend

Elements of Arabic Drumming
w/ Faisal Zedan

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 7:00pm 9:30pm

Ground Up

Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 07 12:00pm

World Drum Weekend

Candombe from Uruguay
w/ Edgardo Cambón

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 07 2:30pm

World Drum Weekend

Brazilian Rhythms for Drumset
w/ Celso Alberti

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 07 7:30pm

Ground Up

Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 10 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Afro-Cuban Roots 1

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 10 7:30pm

Listening Party

History of Cuban Piano w/ Rebeca Mauleón & Friends

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 11 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Orquesta la Modern Tradición

Stanford Shopping Center

Aug 11 7:30pm

Cuban Piano Genius

Gonzalo Rubalcaba, solo
(w/ guest Pedrito Martinez)
—Members-only show

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 12 7:30pm

Cuba to New York

Fabian Almazan
Aruán Ortiz Trio
(w/ guest Pedrito Martinez)

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 13 7:30pm

The New Cuba

Alfredo Rodriguez
Ivan "Melon" Lewis
(w/ guest Pedrito Martinez)

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 14 7:00pm

Cuban Piano Prodigies

Harold Nussa-Lopez Trio
Aldo López-Gavilán, solo
(w/ guest Pedrito Martinez)

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 17 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Jazz In Film w/ Alisa Clancy & Andrew Gilbert

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 17 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Discover Jazz at MoAD - Afro-Cuban Roots 2

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 17 7:30pm

Multimedia Premiere

Maya Beiser
+ David Lang's
World to Come

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 18 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Joomanji

Stanford Shopping Center

Aug 18 7:30pm

Tales of the Tapes

The Jazz Loft
film Screening
+ Jason Moran
solo performance

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 19 7:30pm

Soviet Silent Film & Music

DakhaBrakha performs
to screening of Earth

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 20 2:00pm 7:30pm

Amy Winehouse Tribute

Amy Documentary
+ Amy & The Singles

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 21 4:00pm 7:30pm

The Big Picture

David Krakauer Project:
The Big Picture

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 24 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Puerto Rican Roots

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 25 6:00pm

Free Outdoor Concert

Gaucho

Stanford Shopping Center

Aug 31 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Brazilian Roots

Museum of the African Diaspora

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September 2016
Sep 07 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Jazz Latino

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 14 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Spanish Routes

Museum of the African Diaspora

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2015-16 Season

2015-16 Season View

  2015-16 Season

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Streaming Event
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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
Cyrus Chestnut
May 12 7:00pm8:30pm

Soul Brother Cool

Cyrus Chestnut

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 13 7:00pm8:30pm

Soul Brother Cool

Cyrus Chestnut

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 14 7:00pm8:30pm

Soul Brother Cool

Cyrus Chestnut

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 15 7:00pm8:30pm

Soul Brother Cool

Cyrus Chestnut

Joe Henderson Lab

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SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 2015-16 Concerts
May 15 7:30pm

Showcase Concert

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars Orchestra & Combo

Miner Auditorium

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SFJAZZ Hotplate: May
May 19 8:00pm9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Kasey Knudsen
plays Jackie McLean's
Let Freedom Ring

Joe Henderson Lab

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Cassandra Wilson
May 19 7:30pm

Coming Forth By Day

Cassandra Wilson:
Music of Billie Holiday

Miner Auditorium

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May 20 7:30pm

Coming Forth By Day

Cassandra Wilson:
Music of Billie Holiday

Miner Auditorium

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May 21 7:30pm

Coming Forth By Day

Cassandra Wilson:
Music of Billie Holiday

Miner Auditorium

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May 22 4:00pm

Coming Forth By Day

Cassandra Wilson:
Music of Billie Holiday

Miner Auditorium

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Family Matinee: May
May 21 11:00am

Fats Waller Birthday

Family Matinee:
Daniel Handler, Marcus Shelby
& Friends

Miner Auditorium

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band
May 26 7:30pm

That's It!

Preservation Hall Jazz Band
w/ Yosvany Terry

Miner Auditorium

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May 27 7:30pm

That's It!

Preservation Hall Jazz Band
w/ Ernan Lopez-Nussa

Miner Auditorium

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May 28 7:30pm

That's It!

Preservation Hall Jazz Band
w/ Shovels & Rope

Miner Auditorium

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May 29 7:30pm

That's It!

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Miner Auditorium

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S.F. Festival

34th Annual SFJAZZ Festival View

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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
Proxy
Corner of Octavia & Hayes Streets
Jun 07 5:00pm

Live Music + Movies

34th Annual
San Francisco
Jazz Festival
Kick-Off Party!

Corner of Hayes
& Octavia Streets

FREE EVENT!
Davies Symphony Hall
Jun 19 8:00pm

Tribute to the Master

McCoy Tyner Tribute
w/ Chick Corea, Kenny Barron,
Joe Lovano, Marcus Roberts,
Benny Green, Geri Allen,
Taylor Eigsti & special appearance
by McCoy Tyner

Davies Symphony Hall

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Herbst Theater
Jun 10 7:00pm9:30pm

Cuban Music Legends

Los Van Van

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 11 8:00pm

GRAMMY-Winning Big Band

Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 12 4:00pm

Young Piano Sensation

Joey Alexander Trio
—Members-only show

Herbst Theatre

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Robert N. Miner Auditorium
Jun 08 7:30pm

Middle Eastern Soul

Yemen Blues

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 09 7:30pm

Roots Party Band

California Honeydrops

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 10 7:30pm

Roots Party Band

California Honeydrops

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 11 7:30pm

Bitches Brew to Tutu

Miles Electric
feat. Sean Jones
& Antoine Roney, John Beasley,
Blackbyrd McKnight, Darryl Jones

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 12 7:30pm

Master Saxophonist

Ravi Coltrane & "The Void"

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 13 7:30pm

Contemporary Jazz All-Stars

Fourplay

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 14 7:30pm

South African Stars

Freshlyground

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 15 7:30pm

One-Woman Orchestra

Zoë Keating

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 16 7:30pm

Norwegian Piano Giant

Tord Gustavsen

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 17 7:30pm

Landmarks

Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 18 7:30pm

Soul Jazz Legend

Roy Ayers

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 19 2:00pm

Vince Guaraldi Tribute

Larry Vuckovich

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 19 7:30pm

Allen Toussaint Tribute

Stanton Moore w/ Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

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Joe Henderson Lab
Jun 08 8:00pm9:30pm

Boogie & Blues

Davina & the Vagabonds

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 09 8:00pm9:30pm

Boogie & Blues

Davina & the Vagabonds

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 10 8:00pm9:30pm

French Jazz Vocalist

Cyrille Aimée

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 11 8:00pm9:30pm

French Jazz Vocalist

Cyrille Aimée

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 12 8:00pm9:30pm

Snarky Puppy Keyboardist

Cory Henry

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 13 8:00pm9:30pm

Snarky Puppy Keyboardist

Cory Henry

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 14 8:00pm9:30pm

Hot Jazz Trumpet

Bria Skonberg

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 15 8:00pm9:30pm

Bay Area Gypsy Jazz

Gaucho

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 16 8:00pm9:30pm

Space, Time, Continuum

Aaron Diehl Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 17 8:00pm9:30pm

Cutting Edge Producer

Taylor McFerrin

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 18 8:00pm9:30pm

Spontaneous Inventions

Claudia Quintet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 19 8:00pm9:30pm

Spontaneous Inventions

Claudia Quintet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Summer Sessions

2016 SFJAZZ Summer Sessions View

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Streaming Event
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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
SFJAZZ Collective: Music of Michael Jackson & Original Compositions
Jul 01 7:30pm

Music of Michael Jackson

SFJAZZ Collective

Sonoma State University, Green Music Center

Great Americas Songbook I - America
Kicking off Great America's Songbook is a week devoted to the American popular song, from the folk music tradition and timeless jazz standards to the music of Gershwin and Sondheim, as well as the songs of politics and protest.
Jul 14 7:00pm8:30pm

Contemporary Folk Trio

T Sisters

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 14 7:30pm

Porgy & Bess

Jamie Davis & Clairdee

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 15 7:00pm8:30pm

Beyond The Standards

Grace Kelly

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 15 7:30pm

Blues People

Kim Nalley

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 16 7:00pm8:30pm

The Music of Hugh Martin

Denise Perrier

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 16 7:30pm

Great American Politic

Paula West

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 17 4:00pm6:00pm7:30pm

Sondheim Re-Imagined

Anthony de Mare

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 17 7:00pm

American Road

Tierney Sutton

Miner Auditorium

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Great Americas Songbook II - Mexico
In association with the Mex-I-Am Festival, this week celebrates the rich musical diversity of Mexico, expressed from the unique perspectives of both native Mexican artists and Mexican-American musicians and encompassing folkloric traditions as well as contemporary influences.
Jul 21 7:00pm8:30pm

Latin Hip-Hop

Boogat

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 21 7:30pm

Mexican Vocal Star

Ximena

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 22 7:00pm8:30pm

Modern Cumbia Band

Viento Callejero

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 22 7:30pm

Latin American Soul

La Santa Cecilia

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 23 7:00pm9:30pm

Bullets and Chocolate

Lila Downs

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 23 7:00pm8:30pm

Eterno Retorno

Diana Gameros

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 24 7:00pm8:30pm

Soulful Sounds of Mexico

Los Cenzontles

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 24 7:30pm

Bullets and Chocolate

Lila Downs

Miner Auditorium

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Great Americas Songbook III - New Orleans
This week focuses on the music that emerged from the American South, centering on New Orleans and the zydeco music of south Louisiana in Miner Auditorium, as well as the brass band tradition celebrated over four nights in the Joe Henderson Lab.
Jul 26 7:30pm

Voodoo Funk

Dr. John

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 27 7:30pm

Voodoo Funk

Dr. John

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 28 7:30pm

Zydeco Kings

Buckwheat Zydeco & C.J. Chenier

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 28 8:00pm9:30pm

Future Brass

Brass Magic

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 29 7:30pm

Voodoo Funk

Dr. John

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 29 8:00pm9:30pm

Jazz Funk Trio

Mo'Fone

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 30 7:30pm

Voodoo Funk

Dr. John
—Members-only show

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 30 8:00pm9:30pm

Second Line Legacy

New Breed Brass Band

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 31 7:00pm

New Orleans Royalty

Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 31 8:00pm9:30pm

Spirit of New Orleans

Bourbon Kings
Brass Band

Joe Henderson Lab

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Snarky Puppy
Aug 04 7:30pm

Ground Up

Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 05 7:30pm

Ground Up

Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 06 7:00pm9:30pm

Ground Up

Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 07 7:30pm

Ground Up

Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Evolution of Cuban Piano
A multi-generational showcase of Cuba's finest jazz pianists featuring Cuban percussion master Pedrito Martinez.
Aug 10 7:30pm

Listening Party

History of Cuban Piano w/ Rebeca Mauleón & Friends

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 11 7:30pm

Cuban Piano Genius

Gonzalo Rubalcaba, solo
(w/ guest Pedrito Martinez)
—Members-only show

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 12 7:30pm

Cuba to New York

Fabian Almazan
Aruán Ortiz Trio
(w/ guest Pedrito Martinez)

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Aug 13 7:30pm

The New Cuba

Alfredo Rodriguez
Ivan "Melon" Lewis
(w/ guest Pedrito Martinez)

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Aug 14 7:00pm

Cuban Piano Prodigies

Harold Nussa-Lopez Trio
Aldo López-Gavilán, solo
(w/ guest Pedrito Martinez)

Miner Auditorium

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Film + Music
Five nights of film, from the silent era to jazz documentaries, each with accompanying live performances.
Aug 17 7:30pm

Multimedia Premiere

Maya Beiser
+ David Lang's
World to Come

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 18 7:30pm

Tales of the Tapes

The Jazz Loft
film Screening
+ Jason Moran
solo performance

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Aug 19 7:30pm

Soviet Silent Film & Music

DakhaBrakha performs
to screening of Earth

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 20 2:00pm7:30pm

Amy Winehouse Tribute

Amy Documentary
+ Amy & The Singles

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Aug 21 4:00pm7:30pm

The Big Picture

David Krakauer Project:
The Big Picture

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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 2015-16 Concerts
May 15 7:30pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars Orchestra & Combo

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Monday Night Band
May 16 7:30pm

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

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2015-16 Season Family Matinees
May 21 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Daniel Handler, Marcus Shelby
& Friends

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Summer 2016 Digital Lab Bootcamps
Jul 11 1:00pm

Digital Lab:
Digital Music Production
w/Logic Pro X 

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Jul 18 1:00pm

Pro Tools 101:
From Mic to DAW

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Aug 01 1:00pm

Audio Production and Remixing with Ableton Live

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Summer 2016 - Jazz Appreciation
Jul 13 7:30pm

The Music of Cole Porter
w/ Pamela Rose

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 10 7:30pm

History of Cuban Piano w/ Rebeca Mauleón & Friends

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Aug 17 7:00pm

Jazz In Film w/ Alisa Clancy & Andrew Gilbert

Joe Henderson Lab

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2015-16 Season Master Classes & Workshops
Aug 03 7:00pm

Get Your Groove On
w/ Members of Snarky Puppy

Joe Henderson Lab

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Hands-On: SFJAZZ 4th Annual World Drum Weekend!
Aug 06 11:00am

Samba Le Le: Brazilian Carnaval Family Workshop
w/ Ami Molinelli & Zack Pitt-Smith

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 1:00pm

Kpanlogo Dance-Drumming Party
w/ CK Ladzekpo

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 3:00pm

Elements of Arabic Drumming
w/ Faisal Zedan

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 07 12:00pm

Candombe from Uruguay
w/ Edgardo Cambón

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 07 2:30pm

Brazilian Rhythms for Drumset
w/ Celso Alberti

Joe Henderson Lab

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Koret Discover Jazz Series at MoAD: The Latin Roots of Jazz
Aug 10 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Afro-Cuban Roots 1

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 17 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD - Afro-Cuban Roots 2

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 24 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Puerto Rican Roots

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 31 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Brazilian Roots

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Sep 07 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Jazz Latino

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Sep 14 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Spanish Routes

Museum of the African Diaspora

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